WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2017
boy•friend /ˈbɔɪˌfrɛnd/USA pronunciation   n. [countable]
  1. a male with whom someone is having a romantic affair.

WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2017
boy•friend  (boifrend′),USA pronunciation n. 
  1. a frequent or favorite male companion;
    beau.
  2. a male friend.
  3. a male lover.
  • boy + friend 1895–1900


Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

boyfriend /ˈbɔɪˌfrɛnd/ n
  1. a male friend with whom a person is romantically or sexually involved; sweetheart or lover



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